Man accused for stalking JNU student, arrested

03 April 2017, 10:20 AM
Man accused for stalking JNU student, arrested
Man accused for stalking JNU student, arrested

A 26-year-old man was arrested for allegedly stalking a JNU student. The accused, Shailesh Kumar is a resident of Munirka village, and was arrested from outside a girls' hostel located inside JNU campus on Saturday.

A few days back, he had tried to talk to the victim but she refused.

Infuriated, he started stalking her. The victim told the police that he followed her for a fortnight and even came outside her hostel, breaching the security of the college campus.

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On finding the accused outside her hostel, she immediately alerted college security. The youth was detained and later handed over to the police.

"On Saturday, we received a PCR call from a girls' hostel in JNU campus about a stalker. A police team reached the spot and arrested him. The arrested person is a college dropout and works at a shop in the locality," a senior police officer said. 

First Published: Monday, April 03, 2017 10:03 AM
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